UK Comedy

I'm From Birmingham, Not Burrrrminnnum!

Fionn Shiner | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Fionn Shiner

People who don't like Birmingham listen up: next time you feel like imposing your misinformed, terribly executed, utter bollocks on a poor unsuspecting Brummie why don't you think twice about it? You could even get yourself down to Birmingham to see if your tired shit is in any way reflective of the truth...

Preview: House of Fools

Roger Crow | Posted 15.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Roger Crow

I laughed so hard, the last 20 years melted away. All those disappointing vehicles like their spin on Randall and and Hopkirk (Deceased) and the later, humdrum Shooting Stars were soon forgiven.

Alfie Brown - The Revolting Youth - 4 Stars

Pete Strauss | Posted 15.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Pete Strauss

With his latest offering, Brown has veered slightly away from the sermonic qualities of Soul for Sale but the humour hasn't suffered for it. He's ever so slightly mellowed but this show still provides the caustic and learned humour that has become his hallmark.

50 Things Only Students Will Understand

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

There are a lot of things students do that the wider world simply can’t understand. Apparently going out at least four times a week isn’t really n...

Meet Neknominate: The Crazy New Drinking Game Dominating Facebook`

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 03.02.2014 | UK Universities & Education

It seems there's a new trend in town: Neknominate. Seemingly invented by the Aussies, the craze has crossed the water and taken Britain by storm. T...

PHOTO: Did This Really Happen?

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport

Cristiano Ronaldo won the FIFA Ballon d'Or award for the second time last night after being named runner up for the last two years. It also appears...

What We're Really Thinking When You're Boring Us To Death With Talk About Your Wedding

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The fizz of wedding joy, alas, like a good bottle of champagne, quickly dissipates when you realise what a hard bloody slog it will be making the brid...

WATCH: Professor Plays Cruel Prank On Students

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

If you're a mature student who could pass off as a science professor then you may as well take advantage of it. Which is exactly what this mature c...

WATCH: Shit Students Say

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

"I should really do some work at some point.."*two minutes later*.. "I think I deserve a break. Pub?" Students say a lot of shit. That's why this S...

Re-Fresher's Week: Tips for a Student Prince

Christina Kenny | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Christina Kenny

HRH The Duke of Cambridge has just finished his first week as a mature student at the University of Cambridge. As a fellow mature student, I can tell Wills what he can expect from uni life...

A New Year of Female Comedy - the Ones to Watch

Lynne Parker | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Lynne Parker

Forget those empty New Year's resolutions about silly diets and unattainable relationships and go and have a girly laugh instead! Here are just a few recommendations.

Check Out This Parakeet Selfie

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy

SEE ALSO: 18 Amazing Animal Selfies Staring at the M6 all day must get a little monotonous so this little fella decided to brighten the day slightl...

VOTE: What Was Your Favourite Picture Of The Week?

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland and Tahira Mirza | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

This week in pictures we saw everything from NBA Basketball star Dennis Rodman singing 'Happy birthday' to his new best buddy Kim Jong to The Polar Vo...

WATCH: Stupid Drunk Man On Bridge Shows Why No-One Should EVER Drink

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

Meet Ry Turner. He's a student who describes himself as a "polite sensible guy".. who gets "steaming with the lads" and does "mad" things. What. A....

Woman 'Attacked' By Bullfrog

Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

This is the moment a seemingly friendly frog launches a vicious (ok ok, it's not that vicious) attack on a woman. var src_url="https://spshared.5m...

Good Luck With Your New Year's Resolutions! Just Don't Tell Anyone What They Are

Andrea Mann | Posted 09.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Andrea Mann

I have great things planned for 2014. Oh, yes. At least two of them. At least two things I want to achieve; at least two things I am resolving - no, resolved - to do. So naturally when I was thinking about this post, I was all set to explain what those things are. Until the book that's been advising me how to do these things told me not to...

Mentally Strong People: The 13 Things They Avoid

Ed O'Meara | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Ed O'Meara

In response to Cheryl Conner's Forbe's article, I quizzed London's high flyers about what separates them from the lower tax bracket untermensch.

Weird Dissertation Topics

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education

For those of you tearing your hair out with the mundaneness of revision or coursework-writing, fear not: creativity can flower from utter boredom. ...

She Who Dares Wins

Naomi Hefter | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Naomi Hefter

I reluctantly took the risk and borrowed the £170 fee to join after being told I was sure to get bookings and make £450 for a night of wining and dining. I never heard back from them. Ringing and ringing asking for my money back, all I got was an answering machine message saying " Welcome, our offices are currently closed due to the weather" ... now I'm left MINUS £170.

All the Horrible People You Will Meet in January

Danielle Warren | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Danielle Warren

January brings with it a much more vicious and ferocious beast than a few Facebook updates from Jen about how 2014 is her year (and that her cheating boyfriend can go to hell). Allow me to introduce to you, the January sales-seekers, otherwise known as the most horrible people you will come across in January (maybe).

Why I'm Giving Up Emoticons for New Year

Sal Thomas | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Sal Thomas

I think I hate net speak. Text emoticons. Reductionist acronyms. Lazy abbreviations. Smiley faces. I want to kill them all. Or should that be slash slash backslash them right up their colons?

Strolling Down The Silk Road

Dominic Frisby | Posted 08.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Dominic Frisby

The speed in growth of the site is testament to people's need for the service it provided. Since its creation in 2011 to its demise in autumn 2013, some $1.2 billion worth of transactions took place. There were some 957,000 registered user accounts.

39 Ultimate Funny Exam Answer Fails

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education

There's a fair few funny exam answer fails circulating around the internet, so we thought we'd congregate them all in one place for your ease. Take...

WATCH: Greyhound In Batman Onesie Loves The Snow

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy

It's cold in America - really, really cold - but this greyhound has got the right idea. Don a Batman onesie and get out and enjoy yourself. Thi...

How Cara Delevingne May Have Already Saved 2014

Pete Cashmore | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK Comedy
Pete Cashmore

It's perfectly normal for models to get tattoos, even not very good ones like Cara's, but her friends and advisors apparently started worrying... The tattoo may, it seems, diminish her earning power and remove her from our world's billboards and magazine covers. And so I would like, as this new era dawns for all of us, to warmly thank Cara Delevingne for getting that tattoo.